Oakdale, NY has one forestry school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about forestry programs in Oakdale, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of forestry professors at Yale University such as Paul Draghi.
Forestry students from Oakdale schools who go on to become forest technicians, foresters, urban foresters, area foresters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 31,440 people working as forest and conservation technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,370. Also, Forestry and conservation science teachers make on average $72,290 per year and there are about 2,380 of them employed in the US today.
Oakdale lies in Suffolk county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Nassau-Suffolk Metropolitan area has 1,225,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $24.13/hr average worker wage, and a $50,190 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Yale University ends up costing a student $17,686/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oakdale|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||26.0 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||33.6 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||33.7 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||35.7 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||37.7 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||38.0 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||38.0 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||39.1 miles|